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Howard University Howard University is a research intensive, culturally diverse, historically black university that was founded in 1867.

Political Science Chairman Dr. Ravi Perry stopped by the Kelly Wright Show to discuss online misinformation designed to ...
02/28/2020

Political Science Chairman Dr. Ravi Perry stopped by the Kelly Wright Show to discuss online misinformation designed to suppress the African American vote. Watch the segment at 13:13 to learn ways to avoid becoming a victim. #BlackNewsChannel
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=u2azR5Ac6VQ

Dr. Ken Palm, D.D.S., a Howard University alumnus, like to bring his personality and laughter while practicing dentistry...
02/27/2020
Dr. Ken Palm Brings Humor, Personal Connection To Decades-Long Dental Career

Dr. Ken Palm, D.D.S., a Howard University alumnus, like to bring his personality and laughter while practicing dentistry with his patients.

In the stairwell leading down to Colchester Dental Group and Aesthetic Center , there's a big sign that says "Smile." It’s the kind of sign you’d expect to

Tonight at 6pm: Assistant Professor of Africana Studies Dr. Amy Yeboah speaks with WJLA-TV (ABC) Good Morning Washington...
02/27/2020

Tonight at 6pm: Assistant Professor of Africana Studies Dr. Amy Yeboah speaks with WJLA-TV (ABC) Good Morning Washington Kellye Lynn for a special Black History Month segment on the legacy and impact of Lucy Diggs Slow, Howard University’s first Dean of Women.

Join the Howard University School of Law for an abbreviated screening of HBO Documentary Films' True Justice: Bryan Stev...
02/27/2020

Join the Howard University School of Law for an abbreviated screening of HBO Documentary Films' True Justice: Bryan Stevenson's Fight for Equality on Feb. 28 at 7pm. Panel discussion to follow the screening!

On March 4, the Howard University School of Divinity will host an Open House & Informational Session from 3 - 5 pm. Plea...
02/27/2020

On March 4, the Howard University School of Divinity will host an Open House & Informational Session from 3 - 5 pm. Please see the flyer for more details!

#BlackHistoryMonth At 15 years old, Roberta Flack got a scholarship to attend Howard University. Flack was known as a cl...
02/27/2020

#BlackHistoryMonth At 15 years old, Roberta Flack got a scholarship to attend Howard University. Flack was known as a classy, sophisticated, urbane singer, songwriter and Grammy award-winning musician with notable contribution and nationally recognized hit singles in jazz, soul, R&B and folk music.

Join us for the second day of the 3-day Incarceration Symposium in Honor of Frank M. Snowden, Jr., reflecting on the his...
02/27/2020

Join us for the second day of the 3-day Incarceration Symposium in Honor of Frank M. Snowden, Jr., reflecting on the history of incarceration. Today, at 5:30 p.m. in Founders Library Browsing Room. See the flyer for more details!

Are you interested in attending SXSW? The Howard University School of Communications Alumni Association will be sending ...
02/26/2020

Are you interested in attending SXSW? The Howard University School of Communications Alumni Association will be sending 10 students to this year's conference. The deadline for submissions is Friday, Feb. 28, at 11:59 p.m. See the flyer for more details!

Join the Howard University School of Divinity, Today, at 5:30 p.m. for Wednesday Chapel Service with special guest speak...
02/26/2020

Join the Howard University School of Divinity, Today, at 5:30 p.m. for Wednesday Chapel Service with special guest speaker Min. Elijah L. McDavid, lll.

Howard University Development & Alumni Relations
02/26/2020

Howard University Development & Alumni Relations

#BlackHistoryMonth Kwame Ture, born Stokely Carmichael, was a prominent socialist organizer in the Civil Rights Movement in the United States and the global Pan-African movement. He became an activist while attending Howard University. Ture was one of the original SNCC freedom riders of 1961.

Read the latest The New York Times op-ed from Howard University School of Business assistant professor Dr. Karthik Balas...
02/26/2020
Opinion | Want More Black Voters? Meet Them Where They Live

Read the latest The New York Times op-ed from Howard University School of Business assistant professor Dr. Karthik Balasubramanian, on the way to win Black voters.

Black neighborhoods in key swing states hold enormous power to reshape politics. Here’s an ambitious plan to maximize turnout.

Howard University announces the 2020 recipients of the Alumni Award for Distinguished Postgraduate Achievement: research...
02/26/2020
Howard University Announces 2020 Charter Day Alumni Award Recipients

Howard University announces the 2020 recipients of the Alumni Award for Distinguished Postgraduate Achievement: research engineer Dereje Agonafer; sports journalist Stanley R. Verrett; and Tanya M. Walton Pratt, the first African-American federal judge in Indiana’s history. #HUCharterDay2020

Howard University announces the 2020 recipients of the Alumni Award for Distinguished Postgraduate Achievement: research engineer Dereje Agonafer; sports journalist Stanley R. Verrett; and Tanya M. Walton Pratt, the first African-American federal judge in Indiana’s history.

Howard University has launched a financial wellness plan to help students, faculty and staff become more “financially he...
02/26/2020
Howard U. Increases Minimum Wage in Push for Employees’ Financial Wellness

Howard University has launched a financial wellness plan to help students, faculty and staff become more “financially healthier in a sustainable way,” said President Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick.

Howard University has launched a financial wellness plan to help students, faculty and staff become more financially healthier in a sustainable way, said President

Join Christ Missionary Baptist Church ~Rev. Dr. Gina M. Stewart, for Communion Sunday with the Howard University Chapel!...
02/26/2020

Join Christ Missionary Baptist Church ~Rev. Dr. Gina M. Stewart, for Communion Sunday with the Howard University Chapel! March 1, at 11 a.m. in the Cramton Auditorium. #SundaysAreForChapel

Don't miss a 3-day informative event regarding incarceration and how it affects the lives of those impacted and their fa...
02/26/2020

Don't miss a 3-day informative event regarding incarceration and how it affects the lives of those impacted and their families. Join us Today, at 6:00 p.m. in Founders Library Browsing Room. See the flyer for more event details.

Registration for Microsoft's 2nd Annual Tech Law Summit at the  Howard University School of Law on Feb. 27 is still open...
02/26/2020
Microsoft And Perkins Coie LLP Host Tech Law Summit, Encourage Diversity of Legal Professionals In Tech Industry, Feb. 27

Registration for Microsoft's 2nd Annual Tech Law Summit at the Howard University School of Law on Feb. 27 is still open! Sign up today or check out the live stream.

Microsoft will partner with Perkins Coie LLP and other law firms to sponsor the AI For Education: Microsoft 2nd Annual Tech Law Summit on Thursday, Feb. 27, from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Howard University School of Law Library, located at 2929 Van Ness St. NW in Washington, D.C.

HU Students, faculty and staff: Email ouc@howard.edu if you have a story you’d like to share with the Howard community t...
02/26/2020

HU Students, faculty and staff: Email [email protected] if you have a story you’d like to share with the Howard community through the #HUYKNewsletter

Join the Howard University School of Law for an abbreviated screening of HBO Documentary Films' True Justice: Bryan Stev...
02/26/2020

Join the Howard University School of Law for an abbreviated screening of HBO Documentary Films' True Justice: Bryan Stevenson's Fight for Equality on Feb. 28 at 7pm. Panel discussion to follow the screening!

This year for Alternative Spring Break, 1,100 Bison will volunteer their time in 22 locations, including Puerto Rico, Ba...
02/26/2020
Howard University’s 26th Annual Alternative Spring Break Program Prepares 1,100 Students to Conduct Community Service Projects

This year for Alternative Spring Break, 1,100 Bison will volunteer their time in 22 locations, including Puerto Rico, Bahamas and Ghana. We need your support. Donate: https://giving.howard.edu/alternativespringbreak
#HUASB2020

96.3FM WHUR Radio will team up with ASB to help raises funds for student travel and supplies during the annual Helping Hands Radiothon on Sunday, March 1, 2020, at 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. Donate!

Howard’s VP of Development, David P. Bennett, stopped by the Kelly Wright Show to discuss Howard’s largest donation: the...
02/25/2020

Howard’s VP of Development, David P. Bennett, stopped by the Kelly Wright Show to discuss Howard’s largest donation: the $10 million gift from the Karsh Family Foundation to support our scholars pursuing STEM careers. VP Bennett shared how donor support strengthens the university’s ability to help prepare students to work in industries looking to diversify their workforce. (Watch the segment at Time 25:13) #STEM #BNC

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Deb1rpOd1KY

Essence captures the voice of Howard University alumna Angela Glover Blackwell as she expresses how toxic inequality is ...
02/25/2020
Angela Glover Blackwell’s Radical Imagination

Essence captures the voice of Howard University alumna Angela Glover Blackwell as she expresses how toxic inequality is threatening people of color, who are our future.

After stepping down as president and CEO of PolicyLink—an organization she founded and led for 20 years—Blackwell has been busier than ever, serving as the organization’s Founder in Residence.

In continuation of celebrating Black History Month, Shawn Yancy an anchor at Fox 5 DC, brings to the forefront how Howar...
02/25/2020
BLACK HISTORY MONTH: Shawn Yancy inspired by sorority's history

In continuation of celebrating Black History Month, Shawn Yancy an anchor at Fox 5 DC, brings to the forefront how Howard University shares in the legacy of the Divine 9.

FOX 5 is continuing our coverage of Black History Month by spotlighting our anchors’ connections to historically black colleges and universities and the impact HBCUs have had throughout history.

Join the Howard University Off Campus Housing & Community Engagement for a Volunteer Crops Interest Meeting, Wednesday, ...
02/25/2020

Join the Howard University Off Campus Housing & Community Engagement for a Volunteer Crops Interest Meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 26, at 6:30 p.m. "Bison Serve, Why Don't You?"

The Honorable Thurgood Marshall was the first African American Supreme Court Justice, serving from 1967 - 1991. Before b...
02/25/2020

The Honorable Thurgood Marshall was the first African American Supreme Court Justice, serving from 1967 - 1991. Before becoming a justice, Marshall successfully argued before the Supreme Court in Brown v Board of Education. Howard University School of Law named its Civil Rights Center in his honor. Marshall graduated first in his class, from Howard University School of Law in 1933.

Join us for the "Think Global Opportunities Fair" March 5, at 3 pm in the Ralph J. Bunche International Affairs Center-H...
02/25/2020

Join us for the "Think Global Opportunities Fair" March 5, at 3 pm in the Ralph J. Bunche International Affairs Center-Howard University.

Students, don't miss the upcoming Fine Arts Lecture Series, "Art as Activism.
02/25/2020

Students, don't miss the upcoming Fine Arts Lecture Series, "Art as Activism.

Don't miss the Blackademic Forum, honoring safe education spaces happening Today, at 3:00 p.m. in Founder's Library Brow...
02/25/2020

Don't miss the Blackademic Forum, honoring safe education spaces happening Today, at 3:00 p.m. in Founder's Library Browsing Room. See [Link] on the flyer for more details.

Join the Howard University Department of Art, for the 89th Annual Art Students Exhibition. The opening reception starts ...
02/24/2020

Join the Howard University Department of Art, for the 89th Annual Art Students Exhibition. The opening reception starts tonight at 5 p.m.! See [Link] for more details.
www.art.howard.edu

On March 4, the Howard University School of Divinity will host an Open House & Informational Session from 3 - 5 pm. Plea...
02/24/2020

On March 4, the Howard University School of Divinity will host an Open House & Informational Session from 3 - 5 pm. Please see the flyer for more details!

Visit Ralph J. Bunche International Affairs Center-Howard University on Thursday as 2 outstanding Brazilian leaders disc...
02/24/2020

Visit Ralph J. Bunche International Affairs Center-Howard University on Thursday as 2 outstanding Brazilian leaders discuss their views on today’s most pertinent sociopolitical issues: Sara Alves Branco legal advisor, and CEERT project assistant + Joenia Wapichana, Brazil’s 1st indigenous woman lawyer and congresswoman

Bison! the deadline for submissions is Today! We are looking for a diverse selection of content, fiction, non-fiction, c...
02/24/2020
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Attention Howard University Community, it’s time to show your Bison Pride! Go to http://www.retoolyourschool.com/vote an...
02/24/2020

Attention Howard University Community, it’s time to show your Bison Pride! Go to http://www.retoolyourschool.com/vote and vote for a chance to win a $50K campus improvement grant. Voting has already started and will continue through April 5th! #Howard_RYS20

Join the Howard University School of Law for an abbreviated screening of HBO Documentary Films' True Justice: Bryan Stev...
02/24/2020

Join the Howard University School of Law for an abbreviated screening of HBO Documentary Films' True Justice: Bryan Stevenson's Fight for Equality on Feb. 28 at 7pm. Panel discussion to follow the screening!

#BlackHistoryMonth Alumna Toni Morrison received the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1988 and the Nobel Prize for Literatu...
02/24/2020

#BlackHistoryMonth Alumna Toni Morrison received the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1988 and the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1993. She was awarded the National Humanities Medal in 2000 and Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2012.

Prof Morrison taught English at Howard University from 1957-64. Her legendary work is etched into African American history.

Attention Howard University Community, it’s time to show your Bison Pride! Go to http://www.retoolyourschool.com/vote an...
02/22/2020

Attention Howard University Community, it’s time to show your Bison Pride! Go to http://www.retoolyourschool.com/vote and vote for a chance to win a $50K campus improvement grant. Voting has already started and will continue through April 5th! #Howard_RYS20

#BlackHistoryMonth James Cheek was the 13th president of Howard University. With a tenure of 20 years (July 1, 1969-June...
02/22/2020

#BlackHistoryMonth James Cheek was the 13th president of Howard University. With a tenure of 20 years (July 1, 1969-June 30, 1989), President Cheek was the university's second-longest serving president and also its youngest elected president at age 36.

During Dr. Cheek's presidency, the University expanded from 11 schools and colleges to 18 and grew from one campus to five.

Join the Howard University Chapel for Heritage Sunday! February 23, at 11 a.m. in the Cramton Auditorium. #SundaysAreFor...
02/22/2020

Join the Howard University Chapel for Heritage Sunday! February 23, at 11 a.m. in the Cramton Auditorium. #SundaysAreForChapel

On March 4, the Howard University School of Divinity will host an Open House & Informational Session from 3 - 5 pm. Plea...
02/22/2020

On March 4, the Howard University School of Divinity will host an Open House & Informational Session from 3 - 5 pm. Please see the flyer for more details!

Charter Day 2020 Early Bird Tickets are on sale now! [link]
02/22/2020
Charter Day | Howard University

Charter Day 2020 Early Bird Tickets are on sale now! [link]

The annual Charter Day Dinner is the culminating event of a weekend dedicated to celebrating the anniversary of the signing of the University Charter by President Andrew Johnson on March 2, 1867.

Howard University Development & Alumni Relations
02/21/2020

Howard University Development & Alumni Relations

#BlackHistoryMonth Alumna Mary Ann Shadd Cary was the first female African-American newspaper editor in North America. She also became a recruiting officer for the Union Army in Indiana during the Civil War in 1863.

Register today for an abbreviated screening of HBO Documentary Films' True Justice: Bryan Stevenson's Fight for Equality...
02/21/2020
Howard University Hosts Screening of True Justice, Feb. 28

Register today for an abbreviated screening of HBO Documentary Films' True Justice: Bryan Stevenson's Fight for Equality on Feb. 28 at 7pm. Panel discussion to follow the screening!

Howard University will join the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) on Friday, Feb. 28 for a condensed screening of the HBO documentary True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight for Equality.

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